Funded Project Details - FY2021
|Title:|| Reprogramming Macrophages to Improve Vascular Healing in Diabetes|
Alan R Morrison
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||Clinical Science R&D
|| July 2021 -
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Impaired wound healing in U.S. veterans with diabetes mellitus is a major source of morbidity and mortality as well as a large financial strain on the VA health care system. Current treatment paradigms, including debridement of necrotic tissue, infection control, local ulcer care, mechanical off-loading, and management of blood glucose levels, are modestly effective at best. Despite much research in this area, the critical molecular mechanisms regulating angiogenesis-directed wound healing remai...
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